Ypsilanti, MI – Washtenaw County Commissioner Jeff Irwin has been elected this year's chair of the board of commissioners. Last night's board meeting was primarily dedicated to choosing board leadership, but could ultimately affect the dispute over the cost communities pay for Sheriff's Department road patrols. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – A group of 20 Ypsilanti High School Students is working toward a trip to Scotland and the prestigious American High School Theater Festival next year. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the group's efforts from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti Township, MI – Many are against urbran sprawl, and many local governments try to fight new housing developments in an effort to save open land, farmland, and wildlife habitat. Yet in Ypsilanti Township, one developer has found a way to enhance and preserve the natural landscape, and build new homes. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Clark Smith.
Ypsilanti, MI – Each month, Eastern Michigan University President Dr.John Fallon discusses significant issues facing EMU with WEMU's David Fair. Click on the audio icon to hear the latest on faculty contract negotitions, state funding, and more.
Ypsilanti, MI – State Schools Superintendent Michael Flanagan addressed graduates at Eastern Michigan University's fall commencement ceremonies yesterday. Click on the audio icon to hear the full address.